verb (used with object)
- to send back (a case) to a lower court from which it was appealed, with instructions as to what further proceedings should be had.
- (of a court or magistrate) to send back (a prisoner or accused person) into custody, as to await further proceedings.
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Origin of remand
OTHER WORDS FROM remandre·mand·ment, nounun·re·mand·ed, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for remand
Morgan was remanded and on Monday he was on his way back to North Carolina, where he was once a bodybuilding champion.The Mystery of Donald Ray Morgan, the 44-Year-Old American Who Loved ISIS|Michael Daly|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On appeal in 2006, she was found to be not guilty by reason of insanity and remanded to a psychiatric hospital.Postpartum Stigma: Why My Patient Committed Suicide|Jean Kim|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was initially freed on $100,000 bail, but was remanded after two of her co-defendants absconded.Tupac and Murray Kempton: The Godfather Who Wore Tweed|Michael Daly|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was remanded in custody (along with Sollecito and later that night, Lumumba).Amanda Knox’s Ex Raffaele Sollecito Asks Court: Try Me Separately|Barbie Latza Nadeau|June 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Also remanded was “the Chinese guy,” Alexander Chan, who had served five years on a 1997 heroin conviction.
Soon after the prisoners were remanded to their cell, a table was spread, and preparations were made for their last supper.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
The report states that they were remanded, but further search fails to find any subsequent notice of the case.The Diary of a Resurrectionist, 1811-1812|James Blake Bailey
In the use of language, it is far better that pupils should be obliged to stretch upward rather than be remanded to the nursery.Stories of Heroic Deeds for Boys and Girls|James Johonnot
It has reconstructed the Bible and remanded its miraculous narratives to the realm of myth.The Other Side of Evolution|Alexander Patterson
The Court, notwithstanding the protest of the prisoner, discharged the jury, and the prisoner was remanded to jail.The Judicial Murder of Mary E. Surratt|David Miller DeWitt